World’s biggest common misconceptions & myths

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Wikipedia, NY Times, Straight Dope & Others.


Concept & Design: David Mccandless
Design: Paulo Estriga
Additional Design: Fabio Bergamaschi, Tatjana Dubovina
Research: Miriam Quick, Ella Hollowood, Pearl Doughty-White
Rendered with: VizSweet – dataviz software.


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